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Taxon: Eubotrys racemosus (L.) Nutt.

Genus: Eubotrys
Family: Ericaceae subfamily: Vaccinioideae tribe: Gaultherieae.
Nomen number: 413256
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 8:269. 1842
Name verified on: 02-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Mar-2013
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • fetterbush   (Source: Castanea 42:133.1996 [as Leucothoe racemosa]) – English
  • sommarrosling   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States. Castanea 61:134. [= Leucothoe racemosa (L.) A. Gray].
  • Waselkov, K. & W. S. Judd. 2008. A phylogenetic analysis of Leucothoe s.l. (Ericaceae; tribe Gaultherieae) based on phenotypic characters. Brittonia 60:382–397.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Eubotrys racemosus (L.) Nutt.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?413256 (21 November 2014)

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